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Energy bills are still worryingly high. Here's how to get help if you can't afford to pay
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Cost of living crisis

Energy bills are still worryingly high. Here's how to get help if you can't afford to pay

Energy bills are still high even as Ofgem is set to drop the price cap. Here's everything you need to know, including where to get help if you can't afford to pay
DWP benefit dates for March 2024 and other help as cost of living payments end
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Benefits

DWP benefit dates for March 2024 and other help as cost of living payments end

Where to get help as cost of living payments come to an end
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Cost of living crisis

Where to get help as cost of living payments come to an end

28 places where kids can eat free or for £1 during the February half term
Cost of living crisis

28 places where kids can eat free or for £1 during the February half term

Here's when UK households to start receiving last cost of living payments
Cost of living crisis

Here's when UK households to start receiving last cost of living payments

The sure-fire way to getting your book published, according to one of UK's top literary agents
How to make this the year you finally get publishedHow to make this the year you finally get published.
Books

The sure-fire way to getting your book published, according to one of UK's top literary agents

DWP benefits and cost of living payment dates to expect in February 2024
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Benefits

DWP benefits and cost of living payment dates to expect in February 2024

30 hours free childcare: Who is eligible and how do I apply in 2024?
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Childcare

30 hours free childcare: Who is eligible and how do I apply in 2024?

Parents can now apply for 15 hours free childcare for two-year-olds. Here's how
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Cost of living crisis

Parents can now apply for 15 hours free childcare for two-year-olds. Here's how

DWP benefits payment dates to expect in January 2024 – with changes over the New Year
Benefits

DWP benefits payment dates to expect in January 2024 – with changes over the New Year

Here's when people will get their benefits from the DWP over the Christmas period
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Christmas

Here's when people will get their benefits from the DWP over the Christmas period

Here's when people in Scotland will get the winter heating payment in 2023 and 2024
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Cost of living crisis

Here's when people in Scotland will get the winter heating payment in 2023 and 2024

How much more expensive will Christmas dinner be this year due to cost of living crisis?
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Cost of living

How much more expensive will Christmas dinner be this year due to cost of living crisis?

What should you do if you see a homeless person?
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Advice

What should you do if you see a homeless person?

How to get £150 off energy bills this winter with the warm home discount scheme
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Cost of living crisis

How to get £150 off energy bills this winter with the warm home discount scheme

Volunteering on Christmas Day: How you can get involved
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Activism

Volunteering on Christmas Day: How you can get involved

How you can help homeless refugees sleeping on the streets this winter
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Refugee Homelessness Crisis

How you can help homeless refugees sleeping on the streets this winter

Here's how to donate to a food bank near you this winter
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Food banks

Here's how to donate to a food bank near you this winter

How to donate toys and charity Christmas gifts to children
Charity Christmas gifts
Christmas

How to donate toys and charity Christmas gifts to children

Map shows where you can find a warm bank near you this winter
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Cost of living crisis

Map shows where you can find a warm bank near you this winter

What is a warm bank and why are they needed this winter?
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Cost of living crisis

What is a warm bank and why are they needed this winter?

Here's where to get help if you can't afford to pay your energy bills in the cost of living crisis
Energy bills/ cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Here's where to get help if you can't afford to pay your energy bills in the cost of living crisis

Here's when pensioners will get the winter fuel payment in 2023
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Benefits

Here's when pensioners will get the winter fuel payment in 2023

Where to find free toiletries, period products and nappies in the UK
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Cost of living crisis

Where to find free toiletries, period products and nappies in the UK

Sign up to Survival Guide: The Big Issue newsletter exploring the human stories at the heart of the cost of living crisis
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Cost of living crisis

Sign up to Survival Guide: The Big Issue newsletter exploring the human stories at the heart of the cost of living crisis